Quotes on Shyness
Shyness is nice, but shyness can stop you from doing all the things in life that you'd like to.
Shyness is when you turn your head away from something you want.
-Jonathan Safran Foer
When you get shy, you’re simply thinking of yourself. Stop it. Step out of yourself.
I can do anything you want me to do so long as I dont have to speak
All women are flirts, but some are restrained by shyness, and others by sense.
-Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Shyness has laws you can only give yourself tragically to those who least understand.
The way you overcome shyness is to become so wrapped up in something that you forget to be afraid.
-Lady Bird Johnson
My feelings are too loud for words and too shy for the world.
Many a man is praised for his reserve and so-called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.
-J. B. Priestley
If we would see others as they see themselves, our shyness would soon become compassion.
I have left out what I don't remember or don't know. Temperament, fear, shyness, obedience, kindness.
I'm very shy so I became very outgoing to protect my shyness.
I like parties, but I'm shy, and I often find myself standing around, feeling awkward.
Shyness means you are in the hallway of a greater presence. You just don't know how to take the conversation another step. It's a lovely indication.
Never let shyness conquer your mind.
I'm not open to many people. I'm usually quiet and I don't really like attention. So if I like you enough to show you the real me, you must be very special.
I was the shyest human ever invented, but I had a lion inside me that wouldn't shut up.
A deal of the world's sound happiness is lost through Shyness.
The shy man does have some slight revenge upon society for the torture it inflicts upon him.
-Jerome K. Jerome
I never felt comfortable with myself, because I was never part of the majority. I always felt awkward and shy and on the outside of the momentum of my friends' lives.
I'm still a shy person. I've learned to put that aside on certain occasions. I have to. It's part of my job.